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LILIUM AURATUM PLATYPHYLLUM—Blooms 
of this improved variety sometimes measure 12 inches 
across. Flowers not so much spotted as Auratum but 
just as handsome. They arc permanent additions to 
the garden being much healthier in growth. Large bulbs. 
Each 40c; 3 for SLOG. Prepaid. 



TEN GOOD PEONIES. 

Albert Crousse, pink 75c each; Felix Crousse, red 60c each; 
Festiva Maxima, white 50c each; Jcannot, flesh pink $3.00 
each;Karl Rosenfield, red $1.00 each; Longfellow, red $1.50 
each; Mme Jules Dessert, flesh $1.50 each: Mons. Jules Elic, 
pink 60c each; Reine Hortense, pink $1.00 each; Sarah Bern¬ 
hardt, pink $1.50 each. 


MAPLEWOOD DELPHINIUMS—Our finest Del¬ 
phiniums carefully selected. Strong healthy plants 
to bloom this year. Each 40c: Doz; $4.00. Prepaid. 



MCDONALD'S SPECIAL COLLECTION OF 
HARDY PHLOXES—Six very choice named 
Phloxes. (Our selection) in good color range. 
34A 1 of each postpaid for $1.00 
34B 3 of each postpaid for $2.75 
34C 6 of each postpaid for $5.00 


McDonalds superb mixed phloxes 

3 for 60c: 12 for $1.75; 100 for $12.50 






Mr. A. C. Hildreth, 

Supt. Cheyenne Hort Field 


Che yenne, 

Wyoming. 


OUR 

CATALOGUE 

POLICY 

McDonald s Garden Book is mailed free to all customers of 
record of the past year. We want all our friends to have 
one, but. to prevent building up an unproductive circu¬ 
lation. we are obliged to check our lists very closely. If for 
any reason you have not received your copy, a simple re¬ 
quest will bring t to you promptly. 


Kenneth M-Dona Id &Sons L Market sq^e Ottawa, Canada 




LITTLE GARDENS ROSE COLLECTION: 

Six roses of exceptional merit for general garden cultivation, in 
I a wide color range This collection will please you. 

_| C. P. Kilham. Julien Potin, Emma Wright. Mrs. Henry Bowles. 
. ... M r s G A. Van Rossem. and Etoile de Holl3nde. 

SJ.00 delivered to any address in Canada 


LUPINES, DOWNERS HYBRIDS—The finest range 
of colors is to be found in these wonderful hybrids. 

The plants we offer are all grown from named sorts * 
and we can assure our customers that nothing finer is ^ 
offered anywhere. Strong plants to bloom this year. , 

Each 25c: Doz. $2.50: 100 $19.00: prepaid. 


MAPLEWOOD 
COLLECTION 
OF AOUATICS— 
A collection suited to pools 
of moderate size. All are 
strong healthy and easily 
... grown. 1 each Nyiophaea 
^ Gladstoniana, White: Rose 
Arey, Pink; Solfaterre. Yel- 
low : 3 each Floating Wat¬ 
er Hyacinths. ParrotFcath- 
er and Water Poppy. 
Special price $5.00. Car¬ 
riage paid. 



MCDONALD'S $2.00 IRIS COLLECTION 
1 root each (All labelled) Alcazar. George J. 
Tribolet. Gold Imperial, Lent A. Williamson 
Princess Beatrice, Prospero. Queen Caterina, 
Susan Bliss, Sweet Lavender. Vesper Gold. 




3431 ASTER, SUPER GIANT LOS AN 
GELES—Pure shell pink of surpassing size and 
beauty. Deep, full flowers on long, strong stems. 
Pkt. 25c, prepaid. 


Sgr&.’ss 

at quants- 


5126 DOUBLE POPPY, 
Begonia-flowered type. Ri c 
Brilliant and showy. Pkt. 25> 


CAVALCADE— 
ch orange scarlet, 
’c: prepaid. 


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blooms '"a 

W. p«p jld 


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pre Paid. 


45 34 LARKSPUR. GIANT IMPERIAL MU 
ED—All the best colors in the new uprig 
type of annual Larkspur. Hardy and free bloor 
ing. Pkt. 15c; prepaid. 


4797 NEW DOUBLE NASTURTIUM, GOLDEN GLEAM 
Large golden yellow flowers, fragrant, double and continuously 
in bloom till frost. Hardy and easy to grow. New low price 
on the finest flower seed novelty in our list. Pkt. 15c; \^ oz. 
30c; oz. 50c: prepaid. 


McDonalds happy six sweet pea 

COLLECTION—One pkt. of each of the fol¬ 
lowing six Giant Spencer Sweet Peas. Valentine. 
Charity, Mary Pickford, Huntsman. Blue Bird. 
Tommander Godsall. 6 okts. postpaid 50c. 


Kenneth McDonald fk Sons Liu,Ottawa,Can 


3 234 ARCTOTIS, HYBRIDA MIXED—New 
colored hybrids of this free flowering and easily 
grown annual. Bright colors mixed. Pkt. 25c: 
prepaid. 


FLOWERING 4885 PANSY| ROYAL e 
wide range o ££)—Blooms truly gigantic, 
varieties mixe . j ec j co lorings. Long stems a 
Pkt. 50c; prepaid. 


3315 ASTER. GIANT GOLIATH MIXED— 
Flowers very large and full, double to the centre. 
Plants healthy with many flowers on long, strong 
stems. Winner of many prizes. Mixed colors. 
Pkt. 20c; prepaid. 


5310 SCAB1U 

DOUBLE—Ver 

colours. Easy tc 
Pkt. 10c; ptepa 













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McDonald’s Dollar Box 


An ideal gift for a friend. 

30 First-quality bulbs 
Postpaid $1.00. 



McDonalds dollar box of gladioli—30 

selected bulbs in large assortment. Comprises 12 to 15 
distinct sorts in which will be found many of the choicest 
varieties in our large collection. Unexcelled for brilliant 
display in the garden or for decorative work indoors. 

“A season of glorious surprises awaits those who plant.” 



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McDonald s "five giants" dahlia collection 

One strong root each of the five delightful dahlias listed below 
—Bordeaux, carmine red: Edna Ferber, coral and gold; Frau 
O.Bracht, the sensational primrose yellow sort; Jane Cowl 
bronze and old gold; The World, garnet; Regular value 
$3.05 for $2.00. postpaid. 


McDonalds 
Giant Dahlias 


McDonald's "four of the finest" collection 

One strong root each of these four famous Dahlias: Jersey s 
Beauty, rose-pink; Jersey's Beacon. Chinese scarlet: Mrs I 
de ver Warner, rose mauve; Trentonian, copper-bronze. 

Only $1.25, postpaid. 


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3592 CALENDULA. 
CAMPFIRE — Brilliant 
orange blooms larger than 
any other Calendula. This 
new Scotch Marigold is 
free flowering and easy to 
grow. Pkt. 15c: prepaid. 


bAlX- 
Large 
35c. P tc 


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McDonald’s Renowned Lawn Grasses 

Sow 1 lb. to 300 square feet. 75 to 100 lbs. per acre. 


EVERGREEN MIXTURE—Our highest grade blend. Suitable for 
all general requirements. Extensively used for private grounds and 
public parks. Composed entirely of fine leaved dwarf grasses, of high¬ 
est purity and germination. Produces a rich green velvety turf in from 
6 to 8 weeks. 

1 lb. 60c; 5 lbs. $2.75; 10 lbs. $5.00; 25 lbs. $12.00: 100 lbs. 
$45.00. carriage paid. 

MCDONALD'S SHADY NOOK MIXTURE—For heavily shaded por¬ 
tions of the lawn, this special mixture of shade loving grasses is particu¬ 
larly recommended. 

1 lb. 65c: 5 lbs. $5.00: 10 lbs. 5.50; 25 lbs. $13.50: 100 lbs. 

$50.00;Carriage paid. 

MCDONALD'S SUPERGREEN MIXTURE—Made from seed of the 
dwarfest and finest perennial and evergreen grasses. The spreading 
and creeping nature of these plants enables them quickly to cover the 
surface. For bowling and putting greens it is unsurpassed 
1 lb. 80 c; 5 lbs. $3.75; 10 lbs. $7.00: 25 lbs. $17.00: 100 lbs. 
$65.00: Carriage paid. 


McDonald's Renowned Lawn Grasses 


RADISH. CRIMSON BEAUTY—Letters 
from customers at many different points em¬ 
phasize the superiority of this new Radish. 
Its fresh crispness, freedom from hollow cen¬ 
tres. icy white flesh and rapid growth, mark 
it as distinct and superior. Pkt. 10c; oz. 
25c; prepaid. 


BEET. DETROIT DARK RED— Rich 
deep color and splendid flavor. Easily 
grown. Pkt. 10c: oz. 25c: prepaid. 


CAULIFLOWER. EARLY SNOWBALL—Me DONALD'S 
PRIZE WINNING STRAIN—Extremely early and produces 
magnific ent solid heads of snowy whiteness. This selection has 
proved a consistent prize winner. Pkt. 25c; ^ oz. S1.00; 
oz. $3.25; prepaid. 


cucumber. McDonalds perfected— 

Uniformly long, smooth, deepest green, with few 
white spines. Seed cavity unusually small, flesh 
crisp, solid and of very delicate flavor. Pkt. 15c. 
oz. 40c: prepaid. 


McDonalds new coreless— 

table Carrot, almost perfectly cylindrical, 
mooth. fine-grained and sweet with no 
ird core. Pkt. 15c: o i. 35c: prepaid. 


TOMATO. SUPER BONNY BEST- 


Distinctly ‘ 

superior in form. size, heavy cropping, and freedom l 
from acidity. The finest Tomato for the home gar¬ 
den. Pkt. 25c; l /i oz. 60c; oz. S1.75; prepaid. 


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